Wemyss Malts launches limited edition Velvet Fig whisky

Wemyss Velvet Fig Detail 3- low resIndependent bottler Wemyss Malts is launching a luxurious new limited edition  to complement its award-winning blended malts range.

The new ‘Velvet Fig’ comprises specially selected single malts matured wholly in ex Oloroso sherry casks, evoking rich autumn and winter fruits and spices.

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Innovation underpins succes for The Glenlivet

The Glenlivet Founder's Reserve with CartonThe single malt that started it all announces core range extension with The Glenlivet Founder’s Reserve

The Glenlivet unveiled its latest innovation last night [Wednesday 29th October], Founder’s Reserve; a new, permanent benchmark expression in the brand’s core range. It has been created as the ultimate tribute to founder George Smith’s original vision to craft the definitive, smooth single malt whisky.

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Kingsbarn Distillery welcomes Copper Pot Stills

FREE_TO_USEKINGSBARNS7The Kingsbarns Distillery and Visitor Centre, located in the East Neuk of Fife celebrated another momentous milestone as the copper pot whisky stills arrived at 09:00 on Thursday 2 October.

 

Both copper pot stills travelled from Rothes, Speyside and have been hand-made by Forsyths of Rothes.

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Wemyss Malts new Single Cask releases

Wemyss Single Casks Cropped Group Sept 14 lowEdinburgh based boutique Spirits Company Wemyss Malts is delighted to announce the release of a new parcel of single cask Scotch whiskies. This mouth-watering collection of new whiskies is named after the unique natural taste and aroma of each one and reflects the unique and contrasting appeals of the different Scotch whisky regions and styles.

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Bagpiping event organiser hits the right note with new appointment as Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival administrator

Whisky_20140910_0027An events organiser who has helped to manage one of the world’s biggest bagpiping events is turning her attention to Scotland’s other iconic national symbol – whisky.

Pery Zakeri has been appointed to the role of festival administrator for the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival, working alongside the board of directors to deliver the 2015 programme.

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